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Our Tools and Documents
Senior Resource Organizations
Senior Case Assistance Services
Senior Centers and PACE Programs

Our Partner Network

Although our partners have been tested and are reliable providers, we cannot claim any knowledge of, or responsibility for, their continued performance.

In-home Care
Other Services
Hospice Services
Medi-Cal and Medicare Advisors
Veterans Helpers
Legal and Financial Services
Real Estate and Moving Services

Our Tools and Information
Document Discussing Our Mission & Experience
This PDF document discusses our significant senior industry experience, especially that of Cathy Ellis our founder.

Document Discussing Typical Senior Options
This very useful PDF document describes various options for senior living and senior care, based on specific needs.

A Senior Care Options Tour Checklist
Use this SCO checklist to assist in asking the right questions on a senior home tour.

Low Cost Senior Housing-North SD County
Use this SCO checklist to assist in asking the right questions on a senior home tour.

Low Cost Housing Presentation Slides
A presentation by Oceanside Housing Programs Manager.

Physician's Report for RCFE - Form LIC602A
This Physician's Report will be required for entry into licensed Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly. This is the California State blank LIC602A.PDF form.

California POLST Form
The Physician's Order for Life Sustaining Treatment‐POLST‐ is a medical order that enables seriously ill patients to specify the type of medical treatment the patient wishes to receive at the end of life.

Senior Resource Organizations
Council on Aging Association SD
Council on Aging San Diego promotes the independence, health and dignity of older adults through compassion, education and advocacy.

Council on Aging Association OC
Council on Aging Orange County promotes the independence, health and dignity of older adults through compassion, education and advocacy.

Alzheimer's Association - San Diego Chapter
Alzheimer's Association provides programs and fund raising focused on Alzheimer's research, care and family support.

Alzheimer's San Diego
Supporting Alzheimer’s Care & Cure in San Diego County. Alzheimer's San Diego provides local families with free programs, services, support, information and resources, while advancing critical local research for a cure.

Alzheimer's Orange County
Dedicated to providing quality care and support services to residents of Orange County who are affected by Alzheimer’s disease or other related dementia, and also partnering with local researchers to populate clinical trials to help find a cure.

Parkinson's Association
The Parkinson’s Association serves all San Diegans affected by Parkinson’s disease.

SD County Long Term Care Ombudsman
The San Diego County Long Term Care Ombudsman program advocates for residents in Long Term Care Facilities, such as nursing homes, as well as investigates abuse in other licensed facilities.

California Medi-Cal Assisted Living Waiver Program
CA Department of Health Care Services operates the Assisted Living Waiver Program for Medi-Cal recipients

CA Dept of Social Services Community Licensing
CCLD licenses and inspects various types of senior communities and homes.

Oceanside Chamber of Commerce

Oceanside Chamber of Commerce website

Senior Case Assistance and Low Income Services
Foundation for Senior Care
Fallbrook-based Foundation for Senior Care provides senior activities and assistance in North San Diego County, especially focused on in communities of Fallbrook and Bonsall.

The Foundation for Senior Wellbeing
Knowledge center for linking seniors and those who serve them to resources in Escondido, San Marcos, Vista, and beyond so they may thrive. Phone:(844) 654-4636

Meals on Wheels San Diego Cty
The Meals on Wheels program is designed to specifically address food insecurity, declining health, and social isolation. Phone: (760) 736-9900

Alliance for Regional Solutions
Collaborative of North County leaders work together to insure that current and emerging human needs are justly met for the greater good of our region.

Medi-Cal Waiver Program
Explains how Medi-Cal may be able to assist with Assisted Living costs through the Assisted Living Waiver Program.

ElderHelp offers an array of personalized services including a HOME SHARING program.

Community Health Group
CHG offers medical insurance for Medi-Cal recipients.
Senior Centers and PACE Day Programs
Oceanside Country Club Senior Center
Oceanside Country Club Senior Center
455 Country Club Lane
Oceanside CA 92054

Oceanside El Corazon Senior Center
Oceanside El Corazon Senior Center
3302 Senior Center Drive
Oceanside CA 92056

Vista Senior Center
Vista Gloria McClellan Adult Activity Center
Brengle Terrace Park
1400 Vale Terrace Drive Vista CA 92084

Carlsbad Senior Center
Carlsbad Senior Center
799 Pine Avenue
Carlsbad CA 92008

San Marcos Senior Center
San Marcos Senior Center
111 Richmar Ave
San Marcos CA 92069

Escondido Senior Center
Escondido Senior Center
210 E Park Ave
Escondido CA 92025

Encinitas Senior Center
Encinitas Senior Center
1140 Oakcrest Park Drive
Encinitas CA 92024

Gary and Mary West PACE PROGRAM
Gary and Mary West PACE PROGRAM
Program of All-inclusive Services for the Elderly - PACE
Comprehensive Medi-Cal Services Day Program
1706 Descanso Ave.
San Marcos CA 92078
(760) 280-2230

Program of All-inclusive Services for the Elderly - PACE
Comprehensive Medi-Cal Services Day Program
304 Seacrest Way
Encinitas CA 92024

San Diego PACE
San Diego PACE
Program of All-inclusive Services for the Elderly - PACE
San Diego and surrounding communities
Alan Tornel

Our Senior Solution Partners

AAll Care Home Care
AAll Care
Mary Mahon, Community Relations
Tel 760-471-7033, 619-297-9601

Scott Samuels
Tel 760-724-7273

Family Matters In-Home Care
Family Matters In-Home Care
Andrew Frojelin
Tel 760-909-2007
Cel 408-355-8113

Qualicare North County San Diego
Qualicare North County San Diego
Steve Kidwell
Tel 760-642-2119
Comprehensive nurse-managed in-home care services
Brightstar Care Carlsbad
Brightstar Care Carlsbad
Dan Sweiger
Tel 760-448-1025
In-home Care services
Heritage Senior Care
Heritage Senior Care
Tel 800-562-2734
In-home Care services
Homewatch CareGivers
Homewatch Caregivers serving Carlsbad, La Jolla, San Diego, Rancho Bernardo
Tanya Finnerty
Tel 760-260-8700 Cell 760-207-0711

Palomar Health Home Caregivers
Palomar Health Home Caregivers
Ask about low income grant program
Tel 800-525-3528
Right at Home In Home Care
Right at Home In Home Care and Assistance
San Marcos
Tel 760-752-2888
In-Home Care and Assistance
Salus Home Care
Salus Home Care
Sarah Ferrara, MSW
Office (858) 278-1335
Home care agency accredited by the Joint Commission
Brightstar Care
Brightstar Care
Sanaz Vaziri
Tel 858-247-1111
Horizen Support Services - ORANGE COUNTY
Horizen Support Services - In-home Care Services
Orange County
Michele White
Tel. Mobile (714) 356-3343
George G. Glenner Alzheimer's Centers
George G. Glenner Alzheimer's Care Centers
Adult day care and support services for families
affected by Alzheimer’s and other forms of
memory impairment diseases.
Lisa Tyburski
Tel 619-543-4700
Cell 760-310-4787

Southern Caregiver Resource Center
TEL: 858-268-4432

Engage Life Care Management
Engage Life Care Management
Senior Case Management, care assessment and care management services.
Alesia Clark, Gerontologist
Tel 760-990-3001

Windward Life Care
Windward Life Care
Senior Case Management, care consultation and care management services.
Tel 619-450-4300

A Hand to Hold
A Hand to Hold San Diego
Geriatric Case Management
Erica Smalley
Tel 760-230-3039

Mental Health and Alzheimer's Studies
Study of Alzheimer's Disease
Josephina Olvera - Alzheimer's Caregiver Project
Tel 858-534-9479

Family Health Centers Mental Health Services
Mental Health Services
Miranda Burke

Dr. Kimberly Bell, DPT - Physical Therapy
Physical Therapy
Kimberly Bell, DPT
Tel 760-652-9993

101 Mobility
101 Mobility
Provides access and mobility equipment, lifts and ramps, to help seniors remain in their home.

Kindra French
Tel 858-800-2820

Household Guardians
Household Guardians
Home safety and security inspection, modifications and consultation for seniors.

Fritzi Gros-Daillon
Tel 800-984-1186

San Diego Center for the Blind
San Diego Center for the Blind
Vision rehabilitation services that rebuild independence.

Loyd Davis, M.S.
Tel 760-758-5956

California Telephone Access Program
California Telephone Access Program
Special phone programs especially for Deaf and Disabled.

Sandra Lambarri-Johnson
Tel 800-995-6831 619-817-8042

Sonus Hearing Care Specialists
Sonus Hearing Care Specialists
Wendy Wyman, HIS
Tel 760-434-0125

Life Alert Pendants
Life Alert Pendants and Protection Systems
Tel 800-360-0329

Southwest Lifeline
Southwest Lifeline
Emergency medical alert and call pendant services
Cindy Sawyer
Tel 760-936-3184 800-797-3694

Hospice of the North Coast
Hospice of the North Coast
Tel 760-431-4100

Silverado Hospice
Silverado Hospice
Tel 888-328-4558

The Elizabeth Hospice
The Elizabeth Hospice
Tel 760-737-2050

Salus Hospice
Salus Hospice
Nenette Limcumpao
Tel (888) 881-4822

Medi-Cal Consulting Services
Medi-Cal Consulting Services
Lisa Ramsey
Tel 877-medihelp 633-4435

BrightStar Insurance
BrightStar Insurance
Specializing in senior Medicare solutions
Toncha Franzone
Tel 760-807-5169

New Chapter Insurance
New Chapter Insurance
Bridlewood Insurance Affiliate
Medicare Consulting Vickie Braden
CA Inbsurance #OM92451
Tel 858-412-7499

MedicareQuick - Medicare Advisor
Katherine Kline, ChFC, CRPS
Tel 866-445-6683

Advocate Health Medicare Advisor
Advocate Health
Medicare consultation
Bob Bourdette
Tel (760) 310-9086 (800) 709-5513

Estate & Medi-Cal Planning - Littorno Law
Angela McGlasson
Tel 760-525-3140

Robert Skaggs - Help with Veterans Benefits
Robert Skaggs
Not part of Dept. of Veterans Affairs
San Diego and Riverside Counties
CA Insurance Lic #0B50375 Tel 877-600-0505

A&D Cares - Fiduciary Service
A&D Cares - Fiduciary Services
Arlene and Don Langston
Tel 619-851-4711

Law Office of Patricia Andel
Patricia L. Andel
Tel 760-631-6360

Fischer and Ritchey, LLP
Barbara Fischer
Law Firm, Estate Planning, Trusts
Tel 760-471-1100
San Marcos

Estate Planning-Law Office of Dana Green
Dana Green
Tel 760-814-0158

Estate Planning - A.C. Howard Law
Anna C. Howard, Esq.
Tel 858-800-2532

Fiduciary Service - Jan Matthews
Jan Matthews, CLPF, NCG, DMM>
S D Coastal Fiduciary Services
Tel 619-446-7543

Fiduciary and Estate Planning - Colleen O'Harra
Colleen C. O'Harra
Tel 760-806-4651

Fiduciary Services - Laura Bassett
Laura Bassett, Fiduciary services
Tel 760-583-0851

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management - Dana Albert
Dana J Albert, Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor
Tel (760) 930-3138

Edward Jones - Rachel Currington
Rachel A Currington, CRPC®, Financial Advisor
Tel (760) 746-5184

Law Office of Andrea M. Gherini

Trust Attorney and Estate Planning
Law Office of Andrea M. Gherini
Tel 760-754-2381

San Diego Elder Law Center

Public Benefits Planning, Fiduciary and Estate Planning
San Diego Elder Law Center
Bonita CA
Tel 619-235-4357

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services
La Jolla CA
Craig Schniepp
Tel 858-459-0501 Cell 858-775-3767
BRE# 01732867

Keller Williams - Patricia Boultbee-Wingo
Keller Williams
Patricia Boultbee-Wingo
DRE# 02061625

Coldwell Banker - Rita Harper SRES
Coldwell Banker
Rita Harper
Certified SRES - Seniors Resource Specialist
BRE# 00775287

Berkshire Hathaway - Devore Realty
Berkshire Hathaway Real Estate
Bryan Devore
Tel. 760-908-3838
CA BRE Lic#: 01397835
Connie Page Properties
Connie Page Properties
Connie Page
BRE #01826295

Kelly Tanner - Coldwell Banker
Coldwell Banker Vista Village
Kelly Tanner

Senior Home Purchase Program
Senior Home Purchase Program
Van Cupples
Ask about special program for senior home sale

Next Phase Move Assistance
Next Phase Move Assistance
Organization, Packing, Downsizing for seniors
Margaret Zamora
Tel 619-993-4107

KC Estate Management
KC Estate Management
Organization, Planning, General and
Moving Assistance for seniors
Pura Caballero
Tel 760-575-4587

Senior Move Masters
Senior Move Masters
Carlsbad CA
Linda Diller, President
Tel 760-942-4525

Silver Linings Transitions - Senior Movers
Silver Linings Transitions
Jami A. Shapiro
Tel 858-522-9518
Cell 904-477-7084
CA BRE #01954825

Oceanside CA
Gary Haase, Pres.
Tel 760-721-4357

Elena Sosa Moving Concierge
Elena Sosa
Moving conceirge, partner, organizer, helper

Carlson Mobile Notary
Robyn Carlson
Tel 760-805-6064

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